Hargai (Oligocene of Pakistan)

Where: Pakistan (28.9° N, 69.2° E: paleocoordinates 19.0° N, 67.8° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Bugti Member (Chitawara Formation), Rupelian (33.9 - 28.1 Ma)

• member-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: S. Adnet, P. -O. Antoine, S. R. Hassan Baqri, J. Crochet, L. Marivaux, J. Welcomme, and G. Métais. 2007. New tropical carcharhinids (chondrichthyes, Carcharhiniformes) from the late Eocene–early Oligocene of Balochistan, Pakistan: Paleoenvironmental and paleogeographic implications. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences 30(2):303-323 [M. Uhen/S. Alam/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 150430: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Amil Yaseem on 08.09.2013, edited by Mark Uhen

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Chondrichthyes
 Myliobatiformes - Myliobatidae
Myliobatis sp. Cuvier 1816 eagle ray
 Carchariniformes - Carcharhinidae
Carcharhinus sp. de Blainville 1816 requiem shark
species 2
Carcharhinus perseus Adnet et al. 2007 requiem shark
 Carchariniformes - Hemigaleidae
"Hemipristis cf. serra" = Hemipristis heteropleurus
"Hemipristis cf. serra" = Hemipristis heteropleurus Agassiz 1844 ground shark